Clinical Immunotherapeutics

, Volume 4, Issue 6, pp 445–450

An Approach to the Management of High Risk Asthmatic Patients

  • Jon Miles
  • Penny Fitzharris
  • Richard Beasley
Practical Therapeutics

DOI: 10.1007/BF03259306

Cite this article as:
Miles, J., Fitzharris, P. & Beasley, R. Clin Immunother (1995) 4: 445. doi:10.1007/BF03259306

Summary

This review briefly outlines an approach to the management of high risk asthmatic patients. This approach involves: (i) identification of such high risk patients; (ii) investigation of precipitating factors contributing to severe attacks; and (iii) the introduction of a management strategy based on a simple system of self-assessment and self-treatment.

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© Adis International Limited 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jon Miles
    • 1
  • Penny Fitzharris
    • 1
  • Richard Beasley
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of MedicineWellington School of MedicineWellington SouthNew Zealand